Ethel Barrymore, Best Supporting Actress 1944: MovieMonday.com

NONE BUT THE LONELY HEART

(Drama - NR)

Ethel Barrymore won her Supporting Oscar for playing the sympathetic and terminally ill mother of Cary Grant in London's pre-World War 2 slums in NONE BUT THE LONELY HEART.


Ethel Barrymore (1879 - 1959)

American actress who was considered the Queen of Broadway for many years. Her real name was Edith Blythe.

Sister of Lionel and John, daughter of Maurice Barrymore. She, Lionel and John were the ninth generation of a distinguished theatrical family.

Ethel Barrymore also received nominations for:

THE SPIRAL STAIRCASE (46)
THE PARADINE CASE (47)
PINKY (49)

Made silents, including:

THE NIGHTINGALE
THE WHITE RAVEN
LIFE'S WHIRLPOOL
RASPUTIN AND THE EMPRESS

Her other films include:

THE FARMER'S DAUGHTER
NIGHT SONG
PORTRAIT OF JENNIE
KIND LADY
IT'S A BIG COUNTRY
DEADLINE
YOUNG AT HEART
JOHNNY TROUBLE

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